The George Washington University: Softball

Caroline Howe
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Caroline Howe

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Alamitos, CA

High School:
Los Alamitos

Height:
5-9

Position:
Shortstop

B-T:
R-R



At GW:
2007 - A leader on and off the field, started 48 games for the Colonials, switching to shortstop from the hot corner, midway through the season ... tied for the team lead with 25 RBIs and led the squad going 10-10 in stolen bases, a new career high ... finished second on GW with 23 runs, 11 doubles and seven home runs, all career bests ... nearly half of her base hits went for extra bases (18/41) had five Multi-RBI games which was second on the team and nine Multi-Hit games, third on the team ... batted .583 with two home runs, a double, seven RBIs, and seven runs scored at the Mercer Classic (2/23-24) ... went a perfect 3-3 with 3 RBIs, a home run and a double vs. Mercer (2/24) ... Batted .571 with 3 RBIS, a home run, and a double in a doubleheader vs. Saint Louis (5/5) ... became the second player in GW history to record 100 career base hits vs. Rider (3/14).

2006 - Started every game for the Colonials playing at either first and third base ... one of only two Colonials to start in every game ... was fourth on the team with a .288 batting average ... finished second for GW with 46 hits and seven doubles ... third on the team with 26 runs batted in ... Had 10 multi-hit games including a four-hit game versus Drexel where she went 4-4 with a triple and three runs batted in ... also had three three-hit games ... went 3-5 with three runs batted in against Howard.

2005 - Started all 44 games split between first base and third base in her debut season ... batted .317 with four home runs, 17 RBI, five doubles and 14 runs scored ... ranked second on the team in batting average, on-base percentage (.366), RBI and doubles, while also stealing four bases and leading the squad with a .988 fielding percentage ... had four hits, a home run, five RBI and scored four runs in back-to-back victories against Coppin State (3/10) and Colgate (3/14) ... also had 11 multi-hit games, including three three-hit games ... committed just four errors in 322 chances.

High School: Led Los Alamitos High to three straight Sunset League titles to close out her career ... earned first-team All-Sunset League honors both her junior and senior campaigns ... also earned second-team All-CIF accolades, voted best defensive player by her teammates and served as team captain her senior year ... was a second-team All-Sunset League selection as a sophomore ... also played forward on the basketball team and served as captain her senior year ... played club softball for American Athletics, Minors Gold and the Orange County Lionettes ... in the classroom, member of the National Honor Society, Junior Honor Guard and recipient of the Gene Autry Humanitarian Award.

Personal: Born Caroline Jo Howe on November 11, 1985 in Long Beach, CA ... daughter of Jim and Cindy Howe ... has one sister, Stephanie, and one brother, Mitchell ... nickname is CJ ... is a member of the Delta Gamma Sorority and Athletes in Action ... business/sports marketing major.

Howe's Career Batting Statistics

YEAR
AVG.
GP-GS
AB
R
H
2B
3B
HR
RBI
BB
SO
SB-ATT
SLG%
OB%
2005
.317
44-44
123
14
39
5
0
4
17
8
16
4-6
.455
.366
2006
.288
52-52
160
16
46
7
2
2
26
6
14
2-4
.394
.311
2007
.279
48-48
147
23
41
11
0
7
25
10
18
10-10
.497
.327
2008
.286
8-6
7
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0-0
.286
.286
Career
.293
152-150
437
56
128
23
2
13
68
24
48
16-20
.444
.332

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